Java - 1905

Java - 1905

Postby Whickham » Thu Apr 10, 2014 6:44 am

JAVA built for William Watkins by Cochrane in 1905 as YN353

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Re: Java - 1905

Postby Whickham » Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:08 am

Another photo of JAVA and a bit of her history.

Java-2.jpg
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JAVA was built by Cochrane & Sons at Selby in 1905, YN353
1905: W Watkins, London
1915: The Admiralty; renamed CARCASS
1919: W Watkins, London
1940: The Admiralty
1945: W Watkins, London
1950: Ship Towage (London)
1965: Sold for breaking up at Canvey Island
1965: Resold to Metaalhandel En Sloopwerken, Holland
1965: Broken up by J Bakker at Brugge
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Re: Java - 1905

Postby northeast » Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:48 am

Thanks Dave, good job I have JavaScript enabled, I can read it!
Cheers, George
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